Boris Johnson is calling on his former cabinet colleagues to stage a mutiny over Theresa May's Brexit plan - but he admits it will make little difference.
British Prime Minister Theresa May came under growing pressure yesterday to change her plan for Britain to leave the European Union to avoid defeat in a parliamentary vote.
THERESA MAY’s “so-called Chequers proposals are in truth very far from dead” and the Brexit model will be “at the heart” of the deal she will “shortly and magically secure”, Boris Johnson has argued.
The former foreign secretary says Theresa May is on the brink of ‘total surrender’ to the EU.
Former British foreign minister Boris Johnson called again on Sunday for Prime Minister Theresa May to change course on Brexit, accusing her of forcing through a deal to keep the country locked in the EU's customs union in a "total surrender".
Theresa May has come under pressure from Tories on both sides of the Brexit divide as the Prime Minister tries to hammer out the final details of a withdrawal deal. Mrs May has been forced to abandon an emergency cabinet meeting on Monday to approve a Brexit deal after fresh opposition from her ministers, according to reports.
Cabinet divisions have been exposed on the backstop arrangement as the PM’s right-hand Brexit adviser has talks in Brussels.
Opposition from all sides is mounting, casting doubt over whether she can get her plans through Parliament
THE British Army should step in in the event of a no-deal Brexit, a top military chief has warned.
Less than five months before Britain leaves the European Union, Prime Minister Theresa May's parliamentary enforcers are on the prowl.